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Senator Bob Corker (R-TN) presented his own budget plan in an opinion column in the November 26 Washington Post.

Three cheers (gross) for Senator Corker.  His plan is balanced, in that it includes both spending reduction and revenue increases, and therefore takes on the most recalcitrant members of the two political extremes in Washington. Two boos (gross) for the specific content of his plan, and for how he proposes to make it happen. So one cheer (net), and a hope that others follow along and, in the fullness of time, achieve three cheers (net) and make a solution happen.

Here is the scorecard:

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